Wednesday, February 17, 2021

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'The Equalizer' Has Solid Debut in Regular Time Slot; 'American Idol' Premiere Leads Night

On February 14, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.95 rating - followed by FOX (0.83), CBS (0.74), NBC (0.31) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.198 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.985), FOX (4.415), NBC (2.434) and The CW (0.439).




UPDATE - American Idol, 60 Minutes and Daytona 500 were adjusted up.

ABC (0.95 Rating, 5.985 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.83, +0.28)
        AMERICAN IDOL (1.17) SEASON PREMIERE
        THE ROOKIE (0.62, +0.22)

FOX (0.83 Rating, 4.415 Million Viewers)
        DAYTONA 500 RAIN DELAY (0.75)
        DAYTONA 500 (0.91)

CBS (0.74 Rating, 7.198 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.77, +0.04)
        THE EQUALIZER (0.93, -4.15)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.70, +0.09)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.55, +0.05)

NBC (0.31 Rating, 2.434 Million Viewers)
        WEAKEST LINK (0.35) REPEAT
        THE WALL (0.28) REPEAT
        GRAND OLE OPRY: 95 YEARS OF COUNTRY MUSIC (0.30)

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.439 Million Viewers)
        BATWOMAN (0.11, -0.05)
        CHARMED (0.09, +0.00)


The Final Ratings for Sunday, February 14 

Average Rating: 0.59
Average Viewership: 4.094


NOTE: For the 2020-21 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 121 million TV households in the United States - with 307.9 million people ages 2 and up. The Adults 18-49 demographic is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.